What Does Teeth Whitening Treatment Involve?

As you accumulate stains on your enamel, it can become increasingly difficult to feel comfortable with your smile. The discoloration that you observe can make you unhappy with your smile, as it can seem to age you and present you as less healthy than you are. What can be particularly frustrating is how you are not able to make meaningful improvements to this problem on your own. Fortunately, you do not have to take on this issue by yourself. With a professional teeth whitening treatment offered by your Omaha, NE dentist’s office, you can see welcome improvements and regain confidence in how you look! There are actually different strategies that can help with this issue—we can send you home with a personalized teeth whitening kit, or we can resolve the problem with a single office treatment! (more…)

Can A Root Canal Treat A Painful Cavity?

Is a cavity always going to cause you to feel pain? You may have a small amount of decay that needs to be addressed without realizing it; fortunately, this kind of problem can be caught and treated during a dental exam. At times when cavities do become painful, it can be an issue to take seriously, one that your Omaha, NE dentist can address. A severe cavity can call for support in the form of root canal therapy. Through this service, we can remove bacteria and infected tissues that are contained in the tooth structure. After this is done, we can provide protection for the tooth with a dental crown. (more…)

How Dental Implants Hold Restorations In Place

Few problems cause the mix of embarrassment and concern you can associate with tooth loss. The problem is one that significantly alters your appearance, and it can also have a negative impact on your bite function. Over time, you can experience new concerns that gradually grow more serious. This includes the problem of jawbone deterioration, which can lead to unwanted cosmetic and oral health difficulties. At our Omaha, NE dentist’s office, patients who are interested in regaining a complete smile can set up an appointment to discuss implant dentistry. Through this service, we are able to care for you by holding your permanent prosthetic in place with a durable, biocompatible implant! (more…)

Recovering From TMJ Disorder

If you are already living with TMJ disorder, it can be hard to overlook just how often you experience problems with facial and jaw pain. It can also be concerning to experience an increase in headaches, and more problems with teeth grinding and clenching. The good news is that when you talk about your difficulties with your Omaha, NE dentist, you can learn about how this problem can be resolved. In addition to meeting with people who become concerned about the impact of poor jaw alignment and health on their daily life, we can discuss TMJ concerns during routine dental exams, which means your issue can be resolved before there are unpleasant complications. (more…)

Support Provided At A Dental Checkup

Every time you attend a routine dental checkup, you receive support that can preserve your dental health as well as update you on it. Preventive dentistry provides support through regular cleanings in addition to reviews of your teeth, gums, and oral structures. These services combine to lower your risk for cavities, gum disease, and more, and they also help to ensure that timely treatments take place when problems are found. At our Omaha, NE dentist’s office, we can provide reliable care during all of your appointments, just as we can step in and help you if you have concerns about your appearance or oral health. (more…)

How Long Will It Take To Whiten My Smile?

If you have concerns about teeth stains that you have picked up over time, it can be hard to show off your smile with the confidence that you want to project. This problem can transition from frustrating to concerning when you try to remove stains with store-bought products and fail to see your desired improvements. Are you simply stuck with teeth that are less attractive? At our Omaha, NE dentist’s office, we can recommend that you rely on a professional teeth whitening treatment to fight this problem. We can offer you a choice between a single-visit office treatment to fight discoloration or a personalized kit that you can use at home. With both options, you can see more significant overall improvements and enjoy a welcome boost in your confidence! (more…)

Planning Restorative Work With A Same-Day Crown

Any time you experience trouble with tooth decay, you should prioritize treatment. Cavities and physical trauma can lead to permanent damage that needs to be addressed to prevent further complications. At our Omaha, NE dentist’s office, we actually have the ability to place a custom, lifelike dental crown over your tooth in less time than many other practices require. This is because we use CEREC technology to create restorations in as little as one visit. Through the placement of your custom crown, we are able to provide lasting support for a tooth that has been seriously impacted by decay or physical trauma. (more…)

Why Should You Start Clear Aligner Treatment?

There are different issues that rob people of confidence in their appearance when they smile and speak. If problems with poor teeth spacing make you wish you could hide your smile, you should know that our Omaha, NE dentist’s office can help. As an alternative to a traditional treatment with metal braces, clear aligners will help you make the work of straightening uneven teeth easier to fit into your life. They provide successive movements so that gaps and overlaps are fixed. Their clear design makes them hard to notice, and you can easily remove them when they might be in your way. By discussing this or another cosmetic dental procedure that we offer, you can find out just how much good cosmetic work can do for your appearance! (more…)

Implant Dentistry’s Impact On Your Oral Health

Tooth loss can have a significant negative effect on your smile. With that said, this is not just a cosmetic issue; when your smile is no longer complete, you can experience more oral health difficulties and have a more difficult time comfortably biting and chewing. Our Omaha, NE dentist’s office can help you take on all of these different concerns by recommending a treatment path that leads to a restored dental implant. Implant dentistry provides you with treatment that will secure a custom restoration reliably enough to let you trust it to absorb bite pressure, and it will help you improve the support available to neighboring teeth, which can have important additional benefits for your smile and well-being. (more…)

Address Bruxism Before It Hurts Your Smile

The time you spend not dealing with nightly teeth grinding and clenching can take a serious toll on your smile and oral health. The longer you wait to say something about this issue, the more likely it is that you will have problems like TMJ disorder, visible wear and tear on teeth, and even potential damages that require restorative treatment! Our Omaha, NE dentist’s office is prepared to help you deal with both your grinding issue, a problem known as bruxism, and the effects that it can have on your teeth. Whether you need to address oral health problems linked to your condition or just want to deal with cosmetic concerns, we can help you deal with your troubles and regain confidence in both your appearance and well-being! (more…)